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Patient Risk Assessment Form: Your risks ffor dntal decay
February 21, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Substituting a risk assessment form for Time Magazine

by Prevora Blog

A recent study1 on the approach and outcomes of shared decision making in medical care found the following: 86 randomized controlled trials show that patient decision support tools lead to positive effects for both the patient and the provider, namely:

Prevora Blog
February 15, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Lessons From Hypertension

by Prevora Blog

Research shows that older Americans taking medication for blood pressure and for another chronic disease, mood disorder, have more root decay (Chart 1). (That’s why the Partners in Prevention risk assessment form asks about multiple medication use.) Source: Singh ML,

IDS - International Dental Show
February 14, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

IDS will feature an attractive supporting programme for all target groups

by IDS - International Dental Show - 2013 Cologne

From 12th to 16th March 2013 the international dental world will come together at the International Dental Show in Cologne for the 35th time. That’s when more than 1,950 exhibitors from over 55 countries will present the newest innovations, products,

FDI - Press
February 14, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Celebrate Oral Health on March 20th!

by Oral Health

World Oral Health Day 2013

Womenin Dentistry
February 14, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthProsthodontics

Only 6 spaces left! Prosthodontic Association is hosting a Hands on Program; Porcelain Veneers from A-Z.

by Prosthdontic Association Women in Dentistry

(Hands on Program – Limited Space Available)

AAED 38th Annual Meeting
February 13, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Connect with your Colleagues in DC

by American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry

The upcoming 38th Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. will not only offer can’t miss scientific educational sessions, but exciting networking and social events as well. SOCIAL EVENTSPresident’s Welcome ReceptionAAED President Dr. Richard Simonsen will be welcoming guests to DC on

Transitions Group North America
February 12, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Merger of ADEI with Transitions Groupn North America

by Transitions Groupn North America

Transitions Group North America (TGNA) and Advanced Dental Education Institute (ADEI) have jointly merged companies under the brand of Transitions Group North America. The President of ADEI, LeeAnn Shipowick, joins Lisa Philp, President of Transitions Group North America, to expand

The Layfield Law Firm. APC
February 12, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

The Layfield Law Firm Files Civil Conspiracy Lawsuit Against Wal-Mart

by PR Web - Online Visibility from Vocus

In an effort to restore the hard work of Dr. Shah, The Layfield Law Firm has taken action against Wal-Mart and others. Numerous laws have allegedly been broken with the launching and operating of Dr. Shah inspired dental clinics in

America's ToothFairy (NCOHF).
February 11, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Celebration of Smiles

by Americas ToothFairy - Nation Children's Oral Health Foundation

At the upcoming Celebration of Smiles event in Chicago this February, America’s ToothFairy will shine the spotlight on our supporters, volunteers, leaders and Affiliates who have helped us make a difference in so many young lives! This will be an

Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA)
February 11, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

New Laws On Teeth Whitening Products End Confusion

by Austrlian Dental Industry Association - ADIA

Regulatory changes announced today will permit continued over-the-counter sales of medium-strength teeth whitening products, and now also permit the sale of higher-strength products solely by registered dental practitioners as part of their dental practice. The decision brings to a conclusion

Chicago Dental Society
February 11, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Only 10 more days to register for the 148th Midwinter Meeting – Chicago Dental Society from February 21st to 23rd, 2013.

by Chicago Dental Society

Friday, February 15 is the last day to register online. Register now to ensure you get the class you want. Those who register now will not receive their registration materials in the mail; rather they will be required to pick

University of Buffalo
February 11, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

A day of free dental care for kids at UB’s ‘Give Kids a Smile Day’

by University at Buffalo

For the 12th year in a row, the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine saw more than 800 local schoolchildren during its annual “Give Kids a Smile Day” on Feb. 1. But something was different this year: “tooth fairies”

Septodont
February 11, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

New Biodentine Web Lecture

by Septodont

Septodont introduces a new educational tool designed to familiarize the dental professional with the innovative dentin substitute Biodentine, and its benefits for everyday dentistry. Dr. Imad About, a world renowned expert in pulp biology presents his findings with this web

GBI Research
February 7, 2013 News Dental CAD/CAMDentistryGeneral PracticeOral HealthPublic Health

Technological Advancements and Elderly Populations Lead to Increased Preference for Dental Implants

by GBI Research

Dentists are putting a smile back on many faces, as the dental implants market is set to almost double in value over the next six years, states a new report by healthcare experts GBI Research. The new report* states that

YORK University
February 7, 2013 News DentistryHealth & HealingOral Health

Women are highly disadvantaged as unpaid health care workers: York U sociology professor

by YORK University

As unpaid care workers, women are contributing significantly to an underground economy to the tune of $51 billion in the health and social service industry, compared to the $42 billion paid labour. But the issue is much bigger than that,

CDHA-ACHD
February 7, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral HealthPublic Health

Canada’s Dental Hygienists Have Your Health at Heart

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

Cardiovascular diseases including heart disease, diseases of the blood vessels and stroke are responsible for one-third of all deaths in Canada. February is Heart Month and Canada’s dental hygienists want you to take your oral health to heart. Your heart

Smile Kentucky!
February 6, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Nearly 300 children to receive a new smile

by Smile Kentucky!

Smile Kentucky! begins a month-long effort to provide free dental treatment

SmileMarkersCanada
February 5, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

SmileMakers Contributes to National Children’s Oral Health Foundation

by Oral Health

SmileMakers® is committed to donating 75,000 toothbrushes to National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy/Canada’s ToothFairy (NCOHF). For every unit of Youth Happy Toothbrushes purchased at www.SmileMakersCanada.com/canadas-tooth-fairy.html using the item number: ATFDONATE, SmileMakers will donate one unit to National Children’s

Women in Dentistry
February 5, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthProsthodontics

Prosthodontic Association is hosting a Hands on Program; Porcelain Veneers from A-Z.

by Prosthdontic Association Women in Dentistry

(Hands on Program – Limited Space Available)

Koelnmesse
February 4, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

German dental industry to put on impressive show in China

by Dental Technology from Germany @ Sino Dental 2013

Sector event to present innovations and research results from the dental medicine and dental technology segments of the German dental industry From 9th to 12th June 2013, 69 exhibitors will be showcasing their products at Sino Dental’s German Pavilion in